There are 6 ways to get from University of Reading to West Croydon Station by bus, train, subway, taxi or car

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Bus, train, subway  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the bus from University of Reading, Reading University to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street 10a / ...
  2. Take the train from Reading to London Paddington
  3. Take the subway from Paddington station to Victoria station
  4. Take the train from London Victoria to East Croydon

£23 - £45

Cheapest option

Train  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from Winnersh Triangle to Clapham Junction
  2. Take the train from Clapham Junction to West Croydon

£21 - £45

4 alternative options

Train, line 405 bus  •  2h 58m

  1. Take the train from Reading to Redhill
  2. Take the line 405 bus from Redhill Bus Station to Croydon Library 405

Bus  •  4h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn RA1 - Railair
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Croydon, Delta Point X26

£26

Taxi  •  1h 6m

  1. Take a taxi from University of Reading to West Croydon Station 49 miles

£100 - £130

Drive  •  1h 6m

  1. Drive from University of Reading to West Croydon Station 49 miles

£8 - £12

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The cheapest way to get from University of Reading to West Croydon Station is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from University of Reading to West Croydon Station is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 1h 6m.

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No, there is no direct bus from University of Reading to West Croydon Station. However, there are services departing from University of Reading, Reading University and arriving at Croydon, Delta Point via Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir and Heathrow Central Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 26m.

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The distance between University of Reading and West Croydon Station is 37 miles. The road distance is 49 miles.

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The best way to get from University of Reading to West Croydon Station without a car is to bus and train and subway which takes 2h 21m and costs £22 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 21m to get from University of Reading to West Croydon Station, including transfers.

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University of Reading to West Croydon Station bus services, operated by First in Berkshire & The Thames Valley, depart from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir station.

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The best way to get from University of Reading to West Croydon Station is to train which takes 2h 36m and costs £20 - £45. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 and takes 4h 26m.

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University of Reading to West Croydon Station bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Croydon, Delta Point station.

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Yes, the driving distance between University of Reading to West Croydon Station is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1h 6m to drive from University of Reading to West Croydon Station.

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Map of how to get from University of Reading to West Croydon Station.
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  • Distance: 36.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 21m

What companies run services between University of Reading, England and West Croydon Station, England?

You can take a train from University of Reading to West Croydon Station via Whiteknights, Three Tuns, Loddon Bridge, Cavendish Gardens, Winnersh Triangle, and Clapham Junction in around 2h 36m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from University of Reading to West Croydon Station via University of Reading, Reading University, Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir, Heathrow Central Bus Station, and Croydon, Delta Point in around 4h 26m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £27
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £15
Advanced Single
£10 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £27
Train from Reading to Redhill
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£11 - £18
Advanced Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £35
TfL Rail
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from Reading to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
TfL Rail
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from London Victoria to East Croydon
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £10
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£5 - £8
Anytime 1st Class
£7 - £10
Train from Clapham Junction to West Croydon
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£4 - £8
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£4 - £7
Anytime 1st Class
£6 - £8
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Winnersh Triangle to Clapham Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £35
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £31
Bus operators
Reading Buses
Phone
0118 959 4000
Email
customerservices@reading-buses.co.uk
Website
reading-buses.co.uk
Bus from University of Reading, Reading University to Reading Town Centre, Blagrave Street
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
£2
Website
Reading Buses
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Redhill Bus Station to Croydon Library
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Go Ahead London
First in Berkshire & The Thames Valley
Phone
+44 345 646 0707
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Reading RailAir to Heathrow Airport, Heathrow Central Bus Stn
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£22
Schedules at
firstgroup.com
Other operators
Taxi from University of Reading to West Croydon Station
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Taxi in Reading
Phone
+44 118 207 3007
Website
taxiinreadinguk.co.uk
Sky Taxis
Phone
+44 118 934 3536
Website
skyairporttaxis.com
Reading Taxis
Phone
+44 118 956 1010
Website
reading-taxis.co.uk
Capital Cars
Phone
+44 118 950 9509
Website
capitalcarsreading.co.uk

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